An oral surgeon in Tulsa, Okla. A dentist in York, Pa.
Their commonalty: exposing patients to possible risk of hepatitis B, hepatitis C and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) because they allegedly ignored appropriate infection control procedures.
An Incisal Edge article shares perspective investigative journalist Anna Merlan gained after speaking with health department officials and former patients of Dr. Wayne Scott Harrington in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Read the full story on Dr. Harrington here:
http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/74bf58a3#/74bf58a3/66

Find details of the investigation of York dentist Dr. Jacqueline A. Marcin and the outcome at:
http://www.ydr.com/ci_23971976/springettsbury-township-dentists-license-reinstated-by-state-board http://fox43.com/2013/06/04/department-of-health-investigating-york-county-dentist/#ixzz2rokbzA2N

Infection prevention expert Mary Govoni CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA, outlines here protocol for instrument management that can help dentists put patient safety first:
https://www.hu-friedy.com/products/index.php/mastercontrol/index/file/id/250